Staff Contacts

Meet Our Team

Hover over each image to learn more about the staff of LeadingAge California.

Jeannee Parker Martin
President & CEO
(916) 469-3363

Contact Jeannee regarding LeadingAge goals and key policy issues • member and provider issues • future of aging services • leadership.


Eric Dowdy
Executive Vice President
(916) 469-3376

Contact Eric for questions on legislation and regulations affecting member communities • state and federal policies and programs • member advocacy.


Cindy Ward
Vice President-Finance & Administration
(916) 469-3374

Contact Cindy for questions on dues • accounts payable • financial statements • corporate compliance • audited reports • lobbying disclosure • 990 requests.


Jan Guiliano
Vice President of Education
(916) 469-3367

Contact Jan for questions regarding sponsorships • awards • partnerships • speaking opportunities • educational programs.


Robin Douglas
Director of Digital Media
(916) 469-3385

Contact Robin for questions on our website • Engage Communities • Engage Magazine • social media • Engage Headlines e-news.


Lindsay Fowks
Membership Coordinator
(916) 469-3373

Contact Lindsay for questions on membership dues • updating member contact information


Jedd Hampton
Director of Policy-
Health Services

(916) 469-3366

Contact Jedd for questions on long-term care • Medi-Cal & Medicare • managed care • Not-for-profit status.


Brenda Klütz
Policy Consultant
(916) 469-3377

Contact Brenda for questions regarding: public health policy • regulatory compliance • feedback/suggestions on Engage Magazine's "Dear Brenda" column.


Jesus Mata
Policy & Grassroots Coordinator
(916) 469-3383

Contact Jesus to schedule meetings with Executive VP and policy dept. staff • legislative visits for Policy & Leadership Summit, Resident Advocacy Day and Home District Week • grassroots advocacy campaigns.


Felicia Price
Director of Meetings & Events
(916) 469-3370

Contact Felicia for questions on the 2017 Exposition • Policy & Leadership Summit • Annual Conference • hotel & meeting logistics • general inquiries on LeadingAge CA meetings and events.


Melanie Ripley
Director of Membership
(916) 469-3392


Contact Melanie for questions on levels of membership • membership dues • membership benefits and other general inquiries.


Meghan Rose
General Counsel & Director
of Housing Policy

(916) 469-3372

Contact Meghan regarding HUD • HCD • affordable housing • housing with services • low-income housing tax credit • home and community-based services.


Chad Tittle
Graphic Designer
(916) 469-3369

Contact Chad regarding advertising in Engage Magazine and Membership Directory • LeadingAge California design standards/guidelines


Kevin Tuuaga
Education & Events Manager
(916) 469-3365

Contact Kevin for questions about EMERGE • LeadingAge CA regions • registrations for meetings and events.